The Jedi Temple is attacked, an Emperor is betrayed, and the Sith are born anew. A lot can happen in a hundred years, but thats just the beginning of the story. Not since Luke Skywalker first stepped aboard the Millennium Falcon has the galaxy seemed like such a vast, exciting, dangerous place!Readers will meet a host of new characters, see fleets of new spaceships, and visit scores of exotic locations - some new and some familiar. This is a perfect jumping-on point for any reader - an epic beginning to an untold chapter of the greatest adventure in the universe!* Collects issues #1-3 and #5-7 of the Legacy ongoing series..
Oh boy...first let me tell how amazed I still feel that a drawing can be so awesome!Just paper and pencil and yet it does wonders!I like the protagonist a ghost who takes the body of her brother in order to fight poets who use verses of poems with the blood of virgins.The setting takes place in France during french revolution. Louis V is the current ruler.The poets are the people who bring forth demons by chanting psalms and are causing uprising in the france.A bit messed up , thats what it is.I fear I wont be able to see the end of it since there no translated volumes of such.Loved the gore tho!.
Ignored by virtually everyone upon its release in November 1968, The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society is now seen as one of the best British albums ever recorded. Here, Andy Miller traces the perilous circumstances surrounding its creation, and celebrates the timeless, perfectly crafted songs pieced together by a band who were on the verge of disintegration and who refused to follow fashion.EXCERPTBig Sky contains some of the most beautiful, thunderous music The Kinks ever recorded, aligned to a vulnerability and warmth no other group - and I mean no other group - could ever hope to equal. It is a perfectly balanced production. On the one hand, the mesh of clattering drums and electric guitar never threatens to overwhelm the melody; on the other, the gossamer-light harmonies, Ray and Daves vocal line traced by Rasa Davies wordless falsetto, are bursting with emotion.
Here is a typical Stone Age family, reimagined by Roy Lewis in this hilarious novel as characters in some glittering drawing-room comedy. Father, who has a scientific turn of mind, has just discovered fire. Mother makes sure the children finish supper, even when the plat du jour is toad. Uncle Vanya thinks that the species has been flirting with disaster ever since it began to chip flint into tools.
UK GAAP 2019 provides a comprehensive guide to interpreting and implementing UK accounting standards, particularly:FRS 100: Application of Financial Reporting RequirementsFRS 101: Reduced Disclosure Framework -- Disclosure exemptions from EU-adopted IFRS for qualifying entitiesFRS 102: The Financial Reporting Standard applicable in the UK and Republic of IrelandFRS 103: Insurance ContractsFRS 104: Interim Financial ReportingThis book is an essential tool for anyone applying, auditing, interpreting, regulating, studying or teaching those accounting standards.Written by the financial reporting professionals from the Financial Reporting Group of EY, this book provides a clear explanation of the UK GAAP accounting requirements which apply in 2019 and will prove invaluable in implementing these requirements. It also addresses the requirements of the UK Companies Act and relevant statutory instruments, as well as practical worked examples.Also available is International GAAP(R) 2019 -- a three volume comprehensive guide to interpreting International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), setting IFRS in a relevant business context and providing insight into how complex practical issues should be resolved in the real world of global financial reporting..
Jacques Tardi adapts ace crime writer Jean-Patrick Manchette for the third time in Run Like Crazy Run Like Hell. Michel Hartog, a rich industrialist, hires a young woman, Julie, straight out of the psychiatric asylum to work as a nanny for his bratty nephew Peter. But Hartog plans to stage a fake kidnapping of his nephew and use Julie as a scapegoat.
A revealing and incisive account of the King of Late Night at the height of his fame and power, by his lawyer, wingman, fixer, and closest confidant From 1962 until 1992, Johnny Carson hosted The Tonight Show and permeated the American consciousness. In the ’70s and ’80s he was the country’s highest-paid entertainer and its most enigmatic. He was notoriously inscrutable, as mercurial (and sometimes cruel) off-camera as he was charming and hilarious onstage. During the apex of his reign, Carson’s longtime lawyer and best friend was Henry Bushkin, who now shows us Johnny Carson with a breathtaking clarity and depth that nobody else could.